Graveside services for Consuelo "Connie" Bicandi Franks, 63,
of Mountain Home, who died Thursday, Feb. 12, in a Mountain
Home nursing home of natural causes, will be held Monday at 1
p.m. at the wilder Cemetery.
Father Mark Schumacher will officiate under the direction of
Humpherys Funeral Home, Mountain Home.
Mrs. Franks, a homemaker, was born June 30, 1923, at Barber,
Idaho, to Ciriaco and Maria Cruz Aguirre Bicandi. She
was reared and educated in Nampa.
She entered the U.S. Navy, serving with the Waves, during
World War II. She worked for Dr. J. P. Finck in
She married Ernest Pete Franks on July 25, 1947, at Caldwell.
They farmed in the Marsing and Adrian areas, and moved to
Mountain Home in 1970. Mr. Franks died in March of 1984.
Mrs. Franks loved music and dancing.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Dick and
Chris Franks of Ontario, John "Pud" and Kathy Franks of
Payette and Stan and Brenda Franks of Mountain Home; three
brothers, Luke Bicandi of Caldwell, Angel Bicandi of Homedale
and John Bicandi of Marsing; two sisters, Pilar Bates of
Ontario and Marie Badiola of Caldwell; and six grandchildren,
Karla, Jennifer, Angela, Ciriaco, Heidi and Jodi.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her
parents, a brother, two nieces and a nephew.
Friends may call today from 5 to 7 p.m. at Humpherys Funeral
Home in Mountain Home.